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Gephi Cookbook by Devangana Khokhar

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Finding the average degree and average weighted degree of a graph

The degree of a node in a graph is defined as the number of edges that are incident on that node. The loops—that is, the edges that have the same node as their starting and end point—are counted twice. In this recipe, we will learn how to find the average degree and average weighted degree for a graph.

How to do it…

The following steps illustrate the process to find the average degree and weighted degree of a graph:

  1. Load or create a graph in Gephi. For this recipe, we will consider the Les Misérables network that's already available in Gephi and can be loaded at the Welcome screen.
  2. In the Statistics panel located on the right-hand side of the Gephi application window, under the Network ...

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